The House on Wednesday passed a massive $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill, an amended Senate version authorizing a flurry of new federal spending of agendas Democrats’ solely negotiated on without any Republican input and will now be heading to President Biden’s desk as he is expecting to sign the measure into law by the end of the week.
White House: ‘We don’t spend a lot of time thinking about’ Trump
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said President Biden and the White House “don’t spend much…
GOP Senators Propose $600 Billion Targeted COVID Relief Package To Counter Biden $1.9 Trillion Pl
A group of 10 “centralist” Republican senators are seeking to negotiate with President Biden on a bipartisan deal as Democrats are forging ahead with his $1.9 trillion COVID relief plan through the means of reconciliation.
McConnell: Trump ‘Provoked’ Capitol Mob
"The mob was fed lies. They were provoked by the president and other powerful people," McConnell said in his final floor addresses as majority leader.
Outgoing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) explicitly blamed President Trump for the attacks that occurred on the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6th, saying the mob were “fed lied” that were “provoked by the president and other powerful people.”
House Passes $2K Stimulus Checks
The House on Monday passed legislation tripling the size of the direct payments offered under the $900 billion COVID relief bill from $600 to $2,000 after President Trump voiced his desire for the increase, sending the bill to the GOP-controlled Senate with its fate remaining uncertain.
Trump Signs COVID-19 Relief, Spending Bill To Avert Government Shutdown
President Trump on Sunday signed the $2.3 trillion government funding and coronavirus relief package, averting a government shutdown and delivering economic aid, days after expressing displeasure with the pork-filled omnibus bill.